To understand if our mental health and addiction system is meeting the needs of people and communities, we need to develop a way to monitor and assess this.
We are creating a framework called He Ara Āwhina, which means pathways to support. This will be used to monitor, assess, and advocate for improvements to Aotearoa’s mental health and addiction system.
The framework will:
We have started on the next phase of developing the framework. An expert advisory group (EAG) has been set up to advise and guide us through the process.
We will be developing the draft framework in the coming months and will seek public feedback on the draft in February and March 2022.